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Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 25, 2005
Pigment producers are, with mixed results, pressing for higher prices in Europe in the wake of increases in their raw material costs.   Read More »
Charles Thurston, Ink World Correspondent
October 25, 2005
As regional growth slows to 4.2 percent and raw material costs rise, ink executives anticipate mixed results for the coming year.   Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
Higher raw material costs, short supply of some key ingredients and tighter margins continue to be serious issues for ink and resin manufacturers alike.   Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
The National Association of Printing Ink Manufacturers' recent annual convention focused on profitability and raw material prices and availability.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
Growth of radiation curing continues, but raw material price pressures and shortages remain major concerns.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
The growth of flexible packaging has been a bright spot for gravure printers and ink manufacturers, as technological advances are improving turnaround and lowering costs.   Read More »
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 25, 2005
To meet demand for greater ink variety, digital equipment manufacturers are working more closely with more ink suppliers.   Read More »
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 25, 2005
Demand for radiation-curing inks and coatings is increasing relatively quickly in Europe, although there are challenges to be overcome.  Read More »
Kerry Pianoforte, Ink World Associate Editor
October 25, 2005
Continued economic growth and improved living standards in the Asia-Pacific region will drive printing demand.   Read More »
Staff
October 25, 2005
While most ink manufacturers saw sales growth in 2004, globalization, rising raw material costs and subsequent ink price increases were key topics in 2004.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
The flexo ink market continues to grow, with solvent-based and UV flexo inks having particularly strong results in recent years.  Read More »
Sean Milmo, Ink World European Editor
October 25, 2005
As the European economy picks up in 2005, there are opportunities for ink manufacturers who are looking for ways to improve their margins amid the raw material price increases.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
In a year dominated by rising raw material prices and an improving economy, many pigment manufacturers were able to get much-needed price increases.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
Process improvement and greater efficiency, reliability and repeatability are among the qualities milling manufacturers are emphasizing.  Read More »
David Savastano, Ink World Editor
October 25, 2005
The decision by executives to acquire the division from Borden in 2001 was a daring one. Now, with three years of success and their new plant in place, CRI's leaders continue to move forward.  Read More »